Jeep Compass (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 17 lakh

Dwaipayan Roy
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Jeep Compass (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 17 lakh
Jeep Compass (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 17 lakh

27 Jan 2021: Jeep Compass (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 17 lakh

Jeep has launched its facelifted Compass SUV in India at a starting price-tag of Rs. 16.99 lakh.

As for the highlights, the premium four-wheeler has a refreshed design and gets an upmarket cabin with a host of new features. It is offered with a choice of BS6-compliant petrol as well as diesel engines.

Here's our roundup.

Exteriors: Jeep Compass (facelift): At a glance

The Jeep Compass (facelift) comes in Sport, Longitude (O), Limited (O), and Model S trims. A special 80th Anniversary Edition model is also available.

It has a refreshed look, featuring a 7-slat grille with honeycomb-mesh inserts, a new bumper with a larger air dam, and redesigned headlamps with LED DRLs.

The car is flanked by roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and designer alloy wheels.

Fact: Power and performance

The Jeep Compass (facelift) gets two BS6-compliant engine options: a 1.4-liter Multi-air turbo-petrol motor that makes 162.2hp/250Nm and a 2.0-liter Multi-jet turbo-diesel mill that generates 173.3hp/350Nm. Transmission duties are handled by a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DCT gearbox.

Interiors: A peek inside the cabin

Depending on the trim, the Jeep Compass (facelift) has a spacious cabin with all-black/dual-tone leatherette upholstery, ventilated front seats, nine Alpine speakers with a subwoofer, a panoramic sunroof, 2-zone automatic climate control, and a multifunctional steering wheel.

The SUV houses a 360-degree-view parking camera, a 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, and a 10.1-inch 'floating' touchscreen infotainment system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Fact: What about the pricing?

In India, the Jeep Compass (facelift) starts at Rs. 16.99 lakh for the Sport model and goes up to Rs. 24.49 lakh for the Model S variant. Meanwhile, the 80th Anniversary Special Edition is priced at Rs. 22.96 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom).

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